Industry & Business

Ireland’s Leading Snack Food Manufacturer Changes Name

 Breaking News
  • ASAI Issues New Guidelines For Advertising Mobile Phone and Broadband Services The Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland (ASAI), the independent self-regulatory body committed to promoting the highest standards of marketing communications in Ireland, has introduced new guidelines relating to the advertising of mobile phone and broadband services. The guidelines will complement the existing ASAI Code in ensuring that certain marketing terms used by telecommunications operators convey [...]...
  • Sustainable Apartment Living For Ireland A new report on sustainable apartment living in Ireland was launched by the Housing Agency and Clúid Housing. Amongst some of the reports findings and research were that apartment living has increased in the last few years and according to the report, the number of apartments in Ireland has increased by 85% between 2002 and [...]...
  • Brand New Campaign Showcasing Ireland’s Food and Drink Starts Fáilte Ireland’s Taste the Island campaign has gone live with a brand-new TV ad encouraging domestic holidaymakers to take a short break in Ireland to enjoy some of the 700+ food and drink related experiences on offer across this September, October and November. Taste the Island is a 12-week celebration of Ireland’s seasonal ingredients, adventurous tastes [...]...
  • Enet Expands its Data Centre Connectivity Portfolio Across Dublin Enet, Ireland’s largest wholesale, open-access network provider, has added six more data centres across Dublin to its national network. The additional data centres allow it to offer more options when it comes to dark fibre and managed bandwidth to its customers, and will result in increased connectivity for consumers. Enet is now connected to 25 data [...]...
  • ACCA and Bank of Ireland Issue Warning Amid Foreign Currency Fluctuations Many Irish companies that deal in foreign currency are exposing their businesses to significant and unnecessary profitability risks due to a lack of consideration of appropriate hedging within their organisations. That’s the message from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Bank of Ireland who have launched a new programme to support businesses in [...]...

Ireland’s Leading Snack Food Manufacturer Changes Name

Ireland’s Leading Snack Food Manufacturer Changes Name
February 13
10:14 2019

Largo Foods, Ireland’s leading snack food manufacturer, has announced its name change to Tayto Snacks, reflecting the strength, longevity, and recognition of its flagship Tayto brand. Headquartered in Ashbourne, County Meath, where its operates its 80,000 sq ft manufacturing facility, the company employs almost 400 staff and indirectly supports a large group of industries and jobs across Ireland.

Speaking at the announcement Tayto Snacks Managing Director Jeff Swan (pictured) commented: “The decision to rename the company Tayto Snacks came naturally from conversations we were having about business transformation. Although our brands have considerable heritage, we are progressive and passionate about what we do, and we want to constantly improve how we create great savoury snacks for our customers. Our new name, Tayto Snacks, better associates ourselves with the category we love, and our most loved, respected, and recognised brand.”

Tayto Snacks is Ireland’s largest snack food manufacturer and distributor, with a broad portfolio of Irish loved brands, including Hunky Dorys, Hula Hoops, King, KP, and Perri. The company produces over 2 million snack products each week, which are sold throughout Ireland, the UK, Europe, Australia and the Middle East.

Tayto Snacks is a proud supporter of Irish farmers and sources almost 30,000 tonnes of potatoes from Irish farms each year.  The potatoes, which are primarily sourced from farms based in Meath, Dublin, Louth and Wexford, equate to approximately 10% of the nation’s annual potato crop.

About Author

admin

admin

Related Articles

New Subscriber

Subscribe Here



Advertisements





















National Manufacturing Conference & Exhibition 2018

NIBRT Springboard Success Stories



Upcoming Events

  • No upcoming events
AEC v1.0.4